The Buyer's Guide

Find it, buy it and tell us how you really feel.

BlackBerry Storm2 9520

73
Global
Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
73

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

This product hasn't been reviewed yet.

We've added this product to our database but we haven't actually tested it yet. If you want us to review it drop us a line and we just might bump it to the front of our reviews queue.

Pros & Cons

We can't tell you the pros and cons because we haven't reviewed it yet.

Scores

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

User Reviews

80
jlieberphoto
When people ask me if I like this phone, most are wanting me to compare it to...read more
90
TheRPN
| HARDWARE & FEATURES | The phone feels great to hold and has a very smooth...read more
80
crichton007
My first BlackBerry was the Tour which I liked because of the physical keyboard...read more
Write a Review

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
BlackBerry
Screen size
3.2522
Internal memory
21
Camera
Yes
Talk time
2g, 3g
Carriers (US)
Verizon / Alltel
Model

General

Type
Smartphone (BlackBerry)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen
Predictive text
Yes

Power

Talk time
2g, 3g
Standby time (max)
268.8 hours
Battery type
Li-ion

Camera

Camera
Yes

Location

Location support
Yes

Storage

Internal memory
2 GB
Memory card
MicroSD

Connectivity

WiFi
Yes
UMA support
No
Bluetooth
2.0 + EDR

Carriers

Regions offered
Africa, Asia, Europe, North america, Oceania

Radio type

Comm standard
GSM

Display

Screen size
3.25 inches
Screen resolution
Other
Screen type
LCD

Alternate display

Secondary screen
No

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Voice dial
Speaker independent

Media

Media playback
Yes

Messaging

SMS
Yes
MMS
Yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML
Email
Yes

Sync

Sync PIM data
Yes

Apps

Apps (default)
Alarm, Calculator, Calendar, Document editor, Games, Im, Maps, Notes, Stopwatch, Tasks, Voice recorder
Java
Other

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
Yes
Vibrate mode
Yes
Sound profiles
Yes

Hardware

CPU
528 MHz
RAM
256 MB
ROM
256 MB
USB
2.0

Sensors

Sensors
Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Controls

External controls
Mute, Keylock

Other features

Flight mode
Yes
FM tuner
No
FM transmitter
No
Infrared port
No
NFC or RFID payment
No
PictBridge
Yes
Ruggedized
No
TTY / TDD
Yes
TV-out
No
Model
9550

Carriers

Regions offered
North America

Radio type

Comm standard
Gsm, Cdma